Springfield City Councilor is Court

EUGENE, Ore. — Springfield City Councilor Dave Ralston was back before a Lane County judge Thursday, and he denies allegations he broke the terms of his alcohol diversion program. Ralston entered the program after he was arrested for DUII last February, but he reportedly failed a recent urinalysis randomly given as part of the diversion … Continue reading »

More Legal Trouble for Ralston

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield City Councilor Dave Ralston now faces additional legal trouble – this time in Deschutes County. Ralston is being cited for poaching. Nine years ago, Ralston was fined $600 and had his hunting license suspended for taking a deer out of season and using someone else’s tag on the carcass. This June, … Continue reading »

Springfield City Councilor Arrested

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A Springfield councilman faces DUII charges after being arrested Sunday morning. Springfield Police says an officer saw a car leave Whiskey River Ranch just after 2:30 p.m. and head down Main Street, going slower than the speed limit. When the car pulled into a gas station, the officer talked to the driver, … Continue reading »